You will get rejected. Rejection is not a statement of your self-worth.
I just want to formally thank every company or employer who uses LinkedIn Easy Apply and doesn’t require a cover letter because you people are literal saints.
Last night, while driving to Tamarac in a thunderstorm, I saw my first shooting star, one of the annual Perseid meteor showers. If you’re supposed to wish on a shooting star, I didn’t – because all the wishes that I wanted to come true have come true.
Sure I watered it, and even mowed it, but that wasn’t going to give me rich bed of flowers to lie in comfortably.
Know that you don’t need to have a job lined up the day of graduation.
Gain professional experience you can’t get in a typical corporate setting. Mentoring is a give and take relationship, so you’re expected to help your mentor in some of his or her projects.
Job hunting is like dating; it can be entirely arbitrary at times.
Here’s something no one tells you after you graduate college and begin the job hunt: The term “entry level job” is a misnomer.
Entry Level means years of experience. When you read the title “entry level” for a position, you automatically assume that this may be an option for you.
It seems unfair that it is easiest to live in the present when something is coming to an end. I had concluded that these types of moments -the ones that serve as poignant reminders of our existence, were fleeting.